qThe World in Depression is the best book on the subject, and the subject, in turn, is the economically decisive decade of the century so far.q--John Kenneth Galbraithin prices might lead to closing of the stock exchange and freezing their assets, which had seemed so liquid, as had happened during the ... a week and bought $160 million worth of securities in the week ending October 30 and $370 million in all to the end of November. ... the majority opinion receives strong analytical support: The stock market crash in 1929 was a momentous event, but it did not produceanbsp;...
|Title||:||The World in Depression, 1929-1939|
|Author||:||Charles Poor Kindleberger|
|Publisher||:||Univ of California Press - 1986|